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Padres Likely To Trade Yangervis Solarte

The expectation is that the Padres will deal second baseman/third baseman Yangervis Solarte by the deadline, per Cafardo. Solarte's name came up in trade rumors last winter on the heels of a career season (.286/.341/.467, 2.8 fWAR in 443 plate appearances), but he hasn't helped his stock this year.

Nationals’ Bryce Harper to honor fallen troops during Memorial Day weekend

There promises to be a lot of tributes to fallen U.S. Military personnel during the three-day Memorial Day weekend.

Padres Place Manuel Margot On DL, Promote Franchy Cordero

The Padres have announced that they've placed outfielder Manuel Margot on the 10-day DL, retroactive to Thursday, with a strained calf. To take his place on the active roster, they've recalled fellow outfielder Franchy Cordero from Triple-A El Paso.

Manuel Margot Wearing Walking Boot

The Padres have placed young center fielder Manuel Margot in a walking boot as a precautionary measure, Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports. Margot's calf issue is likely to send him to the 10-day DL, it seems, though the team is waiting to make a final decision.

Series recap: Padres take two out of three at Citi Field

After an initial embarrassment, San Diego stepped right up and beat the Mets

Padres Interested In Cuban SS Jose Israel Garcia

Cuban shortstop Jose Israel Garcia was recently declared a free agent by Major League Baseball, per Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, and he's drawing interest from a number of clubs. To this point, the Reds, Astros and Padres have all shown interest in Garcia.

Padres 4, Mets 3: Lamet shines in debut

This is what the future looks like.

West Notes: Gray, Halos, Lamet, Hand, Shelby

Sonny Gray's two most recent starts for the Athletics have altered his stock in a hurry, writes ESPN's Buster Olney. Gray's struggles over the past 13 to 14 months have been tied not only to injury but to a (quite possibly related) drop in his swinging-strike rate, but he's racked up swings-and-misses in his each…

Why I’m a fan of the Padres, even though it’s hard sometimes

I wasn't always a Padres fan.

In June of 1989, I officially became a Padres fan

A story of timing and fate.


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